Robert Mosby appointment

Descriptive Summary

Title
Robert Mosby appointment
Date
1798
Creator
Garrard, James, 1749-1822
Extent
0.1 Cubic feet
Subjects
Court records--Kentucky.
Office, Appointment to.
Arrangement
Collection is arranged by format.
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Megan Mummey
Preferred Citation
2012MS038: [identification of item], Robert Mosby appointment, 1798, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Robert Mosby served as a Judge for the Court of Quarter Sessions in Mercer County, Kentucky, starting in 1798.
Scope and Content
The collection consists of the printed appointment of Robert Mosby as Justice of the Court of Quarter Sessions for Mercer County, Kentucky. The document, dated January 2, 1798, is signed by Governor James Garrard and his secretary of state Harry Toulim. On the back of the document is a handwritten note indicating that Mosby took the oath of office from Willis E. Strong, Justice of the Peace, on February 25, 1798.

Restrictions on Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open to researchers by appointment.
Use Restrictions
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